Baramulla: The government forces on Monday morning claimed to have recovered some suspicious explosive material at Pattan area along the Srinagar-Baramulla highway which was later destroyed.
Quoting unnamed officials, Kashmir News Observer reported that some explosive material was spotted by the Road Opening Party (ROP) of Army at Kutta mode in Pattan in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district this morning.
The material was later defused successfully by a Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS), 29 RR, CRPF and Police, the officials said.
There was no loss of life or property in the incident.
However, civilian movement in the area was halted for some time and was resumed after the material was blasted. KNO